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Beach Shanty Cafe

397 Mandalay Ave, Clearwater, FL 33767-2010
+1 727-443-1616
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Closes in 25 min
07:00 - 16:00All hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
397 Mandalay Ave, Clearwater, FL 33767-2010
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent breakfast food. Staff very friendly and attentive.. Coffee could be better but due to everything else being excellent I can look past the coffee. Starbucks across the street. We will be back before vacation is over!

Thank Rebel985
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is like your normal, 'local' favorite dinner!!! Nothing fancy, but great, delicious breakfast for a very reasonable price! We will definitely visit here again on our next trip to Clearwater...Even took a bottle of their "Beach Shanty" seasoning home with us (like a season-all...More

Thank jcarp2103
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed across the street at the Clearwater Hilton, so the Beach Shanty Cafe was a perfect, convenient breakfast spot. Since we are from NJ, we are used to casual diner type spots like this and as soon as we walked in, it felt like...More

Thank Allison T
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was yummy and the service was excellent. We were happy to be seated immediately. It is on the small side but definitely worth seeking out.

Thank TripsterAustin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Being from the Midwest this tiny cafe is a reminder of small town charm. They have eggs made to order, homefries, and yummy bacon/ham/sausage. The coffee was just right, none of that fancy stuff. They also serve chocolate chip pancakes for the kids or the...More

Thank Anna S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's close quarters, and there may be a wait, but the food is delicious. Compared to what you'd be paying for breakfast at a hotel or some of the other local restaurants, this is great buy. Plenty of variety for everyone and they have all...More

Thank Katie D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Staying on Clearwater for the weekend, had been recommended to go to the Beach Shanty and so glad we did, absolutely delicious food, light pancakes (which are huge!) and perfectly poached eggs in my Eggs Florentine. Staff so friendly and helpful. Make sure you don't...More

Thank Nicola S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely food and lovely service! All 7 of my family enjoyed a great breakfast here, pancakes were amazing! So good that we came back the next day! Service was fantastic, our waitress (I think her name was Victoria) was lovely and attentive, all other waitresses...More

Thank ionamayall12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love the food, very diverse menu and their special seasoning blend is so good that every time my family comes to Clearwater Beach I buy two bottles! The service is great, the atmosphere just right to make you feel like a regular even though you...More

Thank Terri F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took 7 girls ages 8-15 and 3 adults for lunch. They happily accommodated us with two tables and 3 places at the counter (with lots of room to spare for other customers). The food was delicious and well priced and the service was wonderful....More

Thank TheCrystalFerry
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Response from Chris B | Reviewed this property |
You can check out their menu here on TripAdvisor. Go back to the main page for this restaurant and select the "Menu" tab. From there you will have to pick through the options - which are pretty straightforward about what's... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 397 Mandalay Ave, Clearwater, FL 33767-2010
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Clearwater
  • Phone Number: +1 727-443-1616
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